Bryn Mawr Classical Review

Bryn Mawr Classical Review 2002.06.01

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*Allan, William, Euripides. The Children of Heracles. London: Aris & Phillips, 2001. Pp. 236. $28.00/£6.50 (pb). ISBN 0-85668-741-3.

*Archibald, D. (ed.), Colby Quarterly, 38.1: Essays on Homeric Epic. Waterville, ME: Colby College, March 2002. Pp. 128. $5.00. ISSN 1050-5873.

*Barringer, Judith M., The Hunt in Ancient Greece. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002 Pp. 296. $48.00. ISBN 0-8018-6656-1.

*Bauer, Stefan, Polisbild und Demokratieverständnis in Jacob Burckhardts Griechischer Kulturgeschichte. Beiträge zu Jacob Burckhardt 3. München: Beck, 2001. Pp. 272. EUR 35.00. ISBN 3-7965-1674-2.

*Bellen, Heinz and Heinz Heinen (edd.), Fünfzig Jahre Forschungen zur antiken Sklaverei an der Mainzer Akademie 1950-2000. Miscellanea zum Jubiläum. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 2001. Pp. 557. EUR 74.00. ISBN 3-515-07968-8.

*Birkle, Nicole et al., Macellum. Culinaria Archaeologica. Robert Fleischer zum 60. Geburtstag von Kollegen, Freunden und Schülern. http://www.archaeologie-sachbuch.de/Fleischer/index.htm. Published by Nicole Birkle, 2001.

Boyd, Barbard Weiden, Brill's Companion to Ovid. Leiden: Brill, 2002. Pp. 533. $185.00/EUR 159.00. ISBN 90-04-12156-0.

*Brandt, Hartwin, Geschichte der römischen Kaiserzeit von Diokletian und Konstantin bis zum Ende der konstantinischen Dynastie (284-363). Studienbücher Geschichte und Kultur der Alten Welt. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 1998. Pp. 213. EUR 19,80. ISBN 3-05-003281-2.

*Burgess, Jonathan S., The Tradition of Trojan War in Homer and the Epic Cycle. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. Pp. 295. $45.00. ISBN 0-8018-6652-9.

*Burkert, Walter, Kleine Schriften I. Homerica. Ed. by Christoph Riedweg. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2002. Pp. 281. EUR 49.00. ISBN 3-525-25235-8.

*Cahill, Nicholas, Household and City Organization at Olynthus. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 352; ills. 70. $45.00. ISBN 0-300-08495-1.

*Cozzoli, Adele-Teresa (ed.), Euripide. Cretesi. Introduzione, testimonianze, testo critico, traduzione e commento. Testi e Commenti, 15. Pisa/Roma: Istituti editoriali e poligrafici internazionali, 2002. Pp. 132; pls. 4. EUR 45.00. ISBN 88-8147-279-1.

*Croom, A. T., Roman Clothing and Fashion. Gloucestershire: Tempus Publishing, 2002. Pp. 160. $26.99 (pb). ISBN 0-7524-2512-9.

*Della Bianca, Luca and Simone Beta, Oinos. Il vino nella letteratura greca. Roma: Carocci, 2002. Pp. 108. EUR 14.50. ISBN 88-430-2151-6.

*Dilts, M.R. (ed.), Demosthenis Orationes I. Oxford Classical Texts. Oxford: Clarendon, 2002. Pp. xxxiii, 318. $49.95. ISBN 0-19-872168-4.

Duttenhöfer, Ruth (ed.), Griechische Urkunden der Papyrussammlung zu Leipzig (P. Lips. II). München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2002. Pp. 261; pls. 30. EUR 94.00. ISBN 3-598-77544-X.

*Ercolani, Andrea (ed.), Spoudaiogeloion. Form und Funktion der Verspottung in der aristophanischen Komödie. Drama: Beiträge zum antiken Drama und seiner Rezeption, 11. Stuttgart/Weimar: Verlag J.B. Metzler, 2002. Pp. 414. EUR 29.90. ISBN 3-476-45297-2.

*Feichtinger, Barbara and Georg Wöhrle (edd.), Gender Studies in den Altertumswissenschaften. Möglichkeiten und Grenzen. IPHIS, Beiträge zur altertumswissenschaftlichen Genderforschung, 1. Trier: Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2002. Pp. 124. EUR 17.50. ISBN 3-88476-465-9.

*Fowler, Don, Lucretius on Atomic Motion. A Commentary on De rerum natura 2.1-332. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 513. $110.00. ISBN 0-19-924358-1.

*Getz-Gentle, Pat, Personal Styles in Early Cycladic Sculpture. Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press, 2002. Pp. 185; pls. 98. $45.00. ISBN 0-299-17200-7.

*Hadot, Pierre, What is Ancient Philosophy? Translated by M. Chase. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 362. $29.95. ISBN 0-674-00733-6.

Henderson, Jeffrey , Aristophanes. Frogs, Assemblywomen, Wealth. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 601. $21.50. ISBN 0-674-99596-1.

Hodge, A. Trevor, Roman Aqueducts and Water Supply. 2nd Edition. London: Duckworth, 2002. Pp. 504. £25.00 (pb). ISBN 0-7156-3171-3.

*Holzberg, Niklas, Martial und das antike Epigramm. Darmstadt: Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft, 2002. Pp. 168. EUR 19.90/sFr 35.90 (pb). ISBN 3-534-15083-X.

*Hordern, J.H., The Fragments of Timotheus of Miletus. Oxford Classical Monographs. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 300. $72.00. ISBN 0-19-924694-7.

Johnson, Robert Bowie, Jr., Athena and Eden: The Hidden Meaning of the Parthenon's East Façade. Annapolis, MD: Solving Light Books, 2002. Pp. 159. $14.95 (pb). ISBN 0-9705438-1-6.

*Kallendorf, Craig W., Humanist Educational Treatises. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 358. $29.95. ISBN 0-674-00759-X.

*Kovacs, David, Euripides V. Helen, Phoenician Women, Orestes. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 605. $21.50. ISBN 0-674-99600-3.

*Lang, Helen S. and A.D. Macro, Proclus: On the Eternity of the World (de Aeternitate Mundi). Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001. Pp. xii, 189. $50.00. ISBN 0-520-22554-6

*Leroux, Georges (trans.), Platon. La République. Paris: Flammarion, collection GF, 2002. Pp. 801 (pb). ISBN 2-08-070653-5.

*Logos Bible Software Series X Original Languages Library and A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature (BDAG). Bellingham, WA: Logos Research Systems (www.logos.com), 2002. $399.95 and $125.00.

*Mann, Christian, Athlet und Polis im archaischen und früklassischen Griechenland. Hypomnemata 138. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, 2002. Pp. 344. EUR 49.00. ISBN 3-525-25237-4.

*Narducci, Emanuele (ed.), Cicerone Prospettiva 2000. Atti del I Symposium Ciceronianum Arpinas. Arpino 5 maggio 2000. Firenze: Felice Le Monnier, 2001. Pp. 125. L. 25.000. ISBN 88-00-81501-4.

*Narducci, Emanuele (ed.), Interpretare Cicerone. Percorsi della critica contemporanea. Atti del II Symposium Ciceronianum Arpinas. Arpino 18 maggio 2001. Firenze: Felice Le Monnier, 2002. Pp. 83. EUR 10.50. ISBN 88-00-81502-2.

Newlands, Carole, Statius' Silvae and the Poetics of Empire. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. 356. $65.00. ISBN 0-521-80891-X.

*Pace, Giovanna (ed.), Euripide. Reso. I canti. I canti del teatro greco (edited by B. Gentili and P. Giannini), 1. Roma: Edizioni dell'Ateneo, 2001. Pp. 80. EUR 15.00. ISBN 88-8476-094-1.

*Petersmann, Hubert, Lingua et Religio. Ausgewählte Kleine Schriften zur antiken Religionsgeschichte auf sprachwissenschaftlicher Grundlage. Edited by Bernd Heßsen. Göttingen: Vendenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2002. Pp. 304. EUR 56.00. ISBN 3-525-25231-6.

*Shear, Ione Mylonas, Tales of Heroes. The Origins of the Homeric Texts. Crestwood, NJ/Athens: Caratzas, 2001. Pp. 302. $80.00. ISBN 0-98241-537-1.

*Spentzou, Efrossini and Don Fowler (edd.), Cultivating the Muse. Struggles for Power and Inspiration in Classical Literature. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 275. $72.00. ISBN 0-19-924004-3.

*Spielvogel, Jörg (ed.), Res publica reperta. Zur Verfassung und Gesellschaft der römischen Republik und des frühen Prinzipats. Festschrift für Jochen Bleicken zum 75. Geburtstag. Hermes Einzelschriften. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner, 2002. Pp. 350. EUR 64,-. ISBN 3-515-07934-3.

*Steel, C.E.W., Cicero, Rhetoric, and Empire. Oxford Classical Monographs. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 250. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-924847-8.

*Suerbaum, Werner (ed.), Handbuch der lateinischen Literatur der Antike. Erster Band: Die archaische Literatur von den Anfängen bis Sullas Tod. Die vorliterarische Periode und die Zeit von 240 bis 78 v. Chr. Handbuch der Altertumswissenschaft, VIII.1. München: C.H. Beck, 2002. Pp. xlviii, 611. EUR 100.80. ISBN 3-406-48134-5.

Velardi, Roberto, Retorica filosofia letteratura. Saggi di storia della retorica greca su Gorgia, Platone e Anassimene di Lampsaco. AION Quarderni 6. Naples: Istituto Universitario Orientale, 2001. Pp. 155. ISSN 1128-7217.

*Vigourt, Annie, Les présages impériaux d'Auguste à Domitien. Collections de l'Université Marc Bloch, Strasbourg. Études d'archéologie et d'histoire ancienne. Paris: de Boccard, 2001. Pp. 532. ISBN 2-7018-0146-X.

*Westerink, L.G. and J.M. Duffy (edd.), Michael Psellus. Theologica, vol. II. München/Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2002. Pp. 176. EUR 82.00. ISBN 3-598-71664-8.

*Whitmarsh, Tim (trans.), Achilles Tatius. Leucippe and Clitophon. Introduction by Helen Morales. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 200; map 1. $70.00. ISBN 0-19-815289-2.

*Wyke, Maria, The Roman Mistress. Ancient and Modern Representations. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 464. $65.00. ISBN 0-19-815075-X.

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*Csajkas, Peter, Die singulären Iterata der Ilias. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde 164. München, Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2002. Pp. 174. EUR 80.00. ISBN 3-598-77713-2.

*La Greca, Fernando, Fonti letterarie greche e latine per la storia della Lucania tirrenica. Studia Archaeologica 115. Roma: L'Erma di Bretschneider, 2002. Pp. 418. ISBN 88-8265-161-4.

*Lefèvre, Eckard, Plautus' Aulularia. ScriptOralia 122. Tübingen: Gunter Narr Verlag, 2001. Pp. 227. ISBN 3-8233-5432-9.

*Perlès, Catherine, The Early Neolithic in Greece. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Pp. 356. $33.00. ISBN 0-521-00027-0.

*Petrocelli, Carrado (ed., trans.), Senofonte. Ipparchico. Manuale per il comandante di cavalleria. In appendice: P.G. Joly de Maizeroy, Quadro generale della cavalleria greca. Quaderni di "Invigilata Lucernis", 14. Bari: Edipuglia, 2001. Pp. xxxv, 217. Euro 15,50. ISBN 88-7228-316-7.

*Piacente, Luigi (ed.), Battista Guarini. La didattica del greco e del latino: de ordine docendi ac studendi e altri scritti. Quaderni di "Invigilata Lucernis", 15. Bari: Edipuglia, 2002. Pp. 258. Euro 18,00. ISBN 88-7228-328-0.

*Pleines, Jürgen-Eckardt, Heraklit. Hildesheim: Georg Olms Verlag, 2002. Pp. 217. EUR 15,80 (pb). ISBN 3-487-11476-3.

*Reeve, C.D.C., (ed. & trans.), The Trials of Socrates: Six Classic Texts. Plato, Aristophanes, Xenophon. Indianapolis: Hackett, 2002. Pp. x, 186. $7.95 (pb). ISBN 0-87220-589-4.

*Reinhold, Meyer, Studies in Classical History and Society. American Classical Studies, 45. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Pp. 151. $45.00. ISBN 0-19-514543-7.

*Riedweg, Christoph, Pythagoras. Leben, Lehre, Nachwirkung. München: Verlag C.H. Beck, 2002. Pp. 206; 3 ills., 1 map. EUR 20,50. ISBN 3-406-48714-9.

*Shackleton Bailey, D. R. (trans.), Cicero. Letters to Quintus and Brutus, to Octavian, Invectives, Handbook of Electioneering. Loeb Classical Library. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2002. Pp. 483. ISBN 0-674-99599-6.

*Simmons, Tracy Lee, Climbing Parnassus. A New Apologia for Greek and Latin. Foreword by William F. Buckley Jr. Wilmington, DE: ISI Books, 2002. Pp. 290. $24.95. ISBN 1-882926-73-0.

*True, Marion & Mary Louise Hart, edd., Studia Varia from the J. Paul Getty Museum Vol. II. Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2001. Pp. 200; illus. 191. $50.00 (pb). ISBN 0-89236-634-6.

*von den Hoff, Ralf & Stefan Schmidt, edd., Konstruktionen von Wirklichkeit. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2001. Pp. 317. EUR 44,00. ISBN 3-515-07859-2.

*Whitmarsh, Tim, Greek Literature and the Roman Empire: the Politics of Imitation. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. Pp. xiv, 377. $74.00. ISBN 0-19-924035-3.

*Winiarczyk, Marek, Euhemeros von Messene. Lieben, Werk und Nachwirkung. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde 157. München, Leipzig: K.G. Saur, 2002. Pp. 235. EUR 80.00. ISBN 3-598-77706-X.

*Winterer, Caroline, The Culture of Classicism: Ancient Greece and Rome in American Intellectual Life, 1780-1910. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. Pp. 244. $45.00. ISBN 0-9019-6799-1.

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